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Leaving Dixie, the Chicks get more personal -- and political

Clip: 10/16/2020 | 6m 43s Video has closed captioning.

The Chicks, formerly known as the Dixie Chicks, are the best-selling female band of all time in the U.S. But they may be known just as much for a comment lead singer Natalie Maines made during the lead-up to the Iraq War -- and the outcry that followed, in which the group was virtually banned from country radio. Fourteen years after their last album, the Chicks are back. Jeffrey Brown reports.

Aired: 10/16/20

Rating: NR

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